Metal filing cabinets are storage and organizing solutions for the home office or study. These may be used to keep personal documents, files and valuables organized and safe. While considered expensive, metal filing cabinets are worthy investments because they are sturdy, durable and useful.
Small Metal Filing Cabinets
Small metal filing cabinets usually have three drawers that can easily fit in a corner, under your desk or even on top of your table. Most suppliers now offer small cabinets with wheels or casters to make rearranging your home office and moving heavy files a breeze.
Large Metal Filing Cabinets
Tall metal cabinets or vertical filing cabinets may have 4 to 5 drawers and are useful for holding a large number of files, supplies and documents. Its vertical storage feature maximises available space and allows your cabinet to fit in a small room. In order not to cause the entire cabinet to tip over, only one cabinet can be opened at a time.
Lateral metal filing cabinets appear horizontal and wide. These cabinets do not take up much wall space and allow you easy access to a large number of files. The top of the lateral filing cabinet may also be used as a table top for holding small picture frames, books and other items. Most large metal filing cabinets are equipped with locks for security.
Suppliers now sell metal filing cabinets with glass doors which look sophisticated and elegant. Metal filing cabinets also come in many colours like silver, gray, black, brown and other shades to complement the furniture in your home.
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